Kevin Donald Kvarta

Gilbert Funeral Home and Crematory

Obituaries | The Tube City Almanac | March 05, 2023

Kevin Donald Kvarta, 31, of Irwin, passed away Saturday, March 4, 2023. He was born April 15, 1991 in Pittsburgh and is the son to Donald Keith Kvarta and Mary Judith (Abromitis) Douglass. Kevin was a caring soul. He always wanted to lend a helping hand, often putting others before himself. He attended the Art Institute of Pittsburgh for Creative Writing, and was very artistic. He created many art pieces, and shared many poems with his family and friends, and even learned a little Japanese in his studies. Kevin also loved gaming; creating storylines, characters, and even the game maps, his artistic ability made all of his thoughts come to life. He worked at Forbes Hospital in the C.S.P. and then moved onto Giant Eagle where he worked in the Deli.

In addition to his parents, Kevin is survived by his step-dad, Donald A. "Duck" Douglass; step-sister, Joann (Alex) Maurice; aunts & uncles, Albert (Jacquline) Abromitis, Vincent (Rebecca) Abromitis, Thomas (Deborah) Douglass, Cathy (John) Light; many loving cousins, and a best friend that was more like a brother, Tom Ballowe. Kevin is preceded in death by his grandparents, Albert & Helen Abromitis. Friends are welcome Wednesday, March 8, 2023 from 12-4pm at the Gilbert Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc. 1638 Lincoln Way, White Oak, PA 15131. (412) 672-6322 Troy J. Gilbert, director. Funeral Service will take place at 4:00pm in the Funeral Home Chapel. In lieu of flowers, the family has requested donations be made, in Kevin's honor, to your local animal shelter. Condolences can be made online at

Originally published March 05, 2023.

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